Two finger amulet
Overall: 5.6 x 1.8 x 0.7 cm (2 3/16 x 11/16 x 1/4 in.)
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This two finger amulet has details of finger joints incised on the front. The back is flat. The end is square. It is made of deep blue glass.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way